Windows – Create a Bootable Linux USB Stick This video will demonstrate how to create a Bootable Linux USB Stick on a computer running Windows. In our example, we are going to create a bootable USB stick containing the Ubuntu Linux installer. First, let’s download the Ubuntu Linux ISO. Download the RUFUS application. Insert a formatted USB stick on the computer. Use the RUFUS application to create the bootable Linux USB Stick. Close the program, remove the USB stick and try to use it on another computer.